Grace Hariett Stull

27 January 1893–10 February 1989 (Age 96)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Grace Hariett

When Grace Hariett Stull was born on 27 January 1893, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Frank Elmer Stull, was 21 and her mother, Grace Marsella Chapin, was 20. She married Lowell Anderson Burrows on 15 August 1916, in Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1929 and lived in Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States for about 5 years and Granby, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States in 1989. She died on 10 February 1989, in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Belle Plaine, Benton, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lowell Anderson Burrows
1891–1938
Grace Hariett Stull
1893–1989
Marriage: 15 August 1916
Elizabeth Ellen Burrows
1920–1999
James Lowell Burrows
1924–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 August 1916
Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Frank Elmer Stull

    Male1871–1942Male

    Grace Marsella Chapin

    Female1873–1898Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · The Union Loop Elevated

Age 4

The Loop was born in political scandal that combined the three elevated railways around Chicago and combined them into one. The scandal was to raise the fares for commuters so state legislators could receive more money while in office. 
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 25

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

German: possibly a variant of Stuhl, a metonymic occupational name for a furniture maker, Middle High German stuol ‘chair’, or a topographic name from the same word in the transferred sense ‘area of raised land’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Grace H Stull in household of Frank E Stull, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Grace H Burrows in household of Louis Burrows, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Grace H Stull in household of Frank E Stull, "United States Census, 1900"

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